As you can appreciate, each subject that is connected to the paperless office, you could quite easily write a project on each area, as the project is about the paperless office , I’am trying to cover the main areas, and also some of the,  less areas but these areas. in my mind are connected , buy not directly connected, the section, regarding the reading from the screen and also web sites , to some people, this will not seem to be connected to the paperless office,

All the other aspect that the paperless office, should be covered, to the extent, what do you do in the office!!, how do spend you time in the work environment, people must read documents and information , to understand what there instructions are, and if you have to read a report and findings to any extent, to perform your duties, how can you except ,that the people will what to read the information on the screen , if research has shown that, generally people do not like reading form a screen  and the general layout of a standard web page design is not design for reading, only scan reading, this must bring to your attention, that they may be an area on concern, and the answer is not to print the information, obliviously this is defeating the object of the paperless office.

But so far form my finding, the issue has not been questioned, to the level of an answer that has been addressed to the general public and also been accepted by the general public.

As we have discussed that reading does play a big part in the role of a paperless office, an other role that does play, is an area of touch, or in a computer science, this may be in the area of haptics, as we all know haptics, is playing a part already, with the introduction touch screens, this is quite common, now, especially in the mobile phone industry, all the latest I phones are haptic, i.e.  Touch screen technology, can this play a part in the development of the paperless office.

One question, I have asked myself, is that, why has the development of the mobile phone, become more a social item and of course the development of the web or inter net, which has, become one of the biggest, social and media tools, the world has witnessed, but why has the development or the social process design of the computer stopped, when I say the computer, I mean the screen, hard drive compartment and the key board.

This design has not changed , for at least 15 years, the only area, what I what call , which was a social and revolutionary change, was the computer mouse, which came about approximately in 1984, form apple, but if you think about the general design, this has not changed at all, if we where to copy the accelerating rate of design technology as the mobile phone has, and we stayed at the same rate as the mobile phone, the hard drive would be a size of cigarette packed, if there would be a hard drive at all, the screen , would probably folding or beamed form a small box, that would be 3D , some thing like out of the star wars movies, the keyboard would probably only voice activated, or thought controlled, these might be a bit next generation , but I think you understand where I coming from, please don’t get me wrong, they are fit for purpose and do the job , we ask to do, but if we keep, accelerating at this rate with , the mobile phone and the net both as social accepted designs and service, what about the good old computer itself.

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